Enterprise-Class Storage for the Multi-Cloud

Increase Scalability and Elasticity

Meet capacity-heavy demands with elastic storage that can scale up to 400 TiB logical/usable capacity per datastore (based on average data reduction ratios), without purchasing additional hosts.

Simplify Operations

Streamline operations with a consistent experience between VMware Cloud Flex Storage and VMware Cloud on AWS, delivered as an end-to-end, seamlessly integrated and easy-to-use service by VMware.

Reduce Costs

Lower your TCO with a straightforward, consumption-based pricing model. Pay for only the resources you use and scale capacity without adding unnecessary compute.

Product Demo

Preview VMware Cloud Flex Storage

A preview of the VMware Cloud Flex Storage - a cost effective, VMware-managed, NFS-based storage addition to your VMC on AWS environment.

Features of VMware Cloud Flex Storage

Independent Scaling of Storage Capacity

Scale storage capacity without purchasing additional hosts.

On-Demand and Elastic Scaling

Elastically adjust storage capacity up or down as needed.

Natively Integrated for VMware Cloud on AWS

Easily attach datastores from the VMware Cloud Console with a few clicks.

Managed by VMware

Get a cloud storage service as a single vendor solution that is sold, operated and directly supported by VMware.

Enterprise-Class Storage Features

Utilize built-in, always-on data services, including at-rest encryption, global deduplication and compression, and data integrity.

Consumption Pricing

Pay only for the storage you use under a simple $ per GB pricing model.

Solve Your Toughest Challenges

Seamless, Cost-Effective Cloud Migration

Reduce complexity and time to value by migrating VMs without reworking the data layer or re-architecting storage design. Simplify operations with a native storage solution for VMware Cloud on AWS.

Elastic Data Center Extension

Access additional storage capacity that scales dynamically without adding compute resources. Get the flexibility to keep data where you need it, across your data centers and the public cloud. 

Storage-Intensive Workload Scaling

Whether your workloads are storage-bound or VMware Cloud–based and running on AWS using local instance storage with VMware vSAN, leverage a disaggregated service that scales with large volumes of data.

Cloud Migration

Seamless, Cost-Effective Cloud Migration

Reduce complexity and time to value by migrating VMs without reworking the data layer or re-architecting storage design. Simplify operations with a native storage solution for VMware Cloud on AWS.

Data Center Extension

Elastic Data Center Extension

Access additional storage capacity that scales dynamically without adding compute resources. Get the flexibility to keep data where you need it, across your data centers and the public cloud. 

Storage-Intensive Workloads

Storage-Intensive Workload Scaling

Whether your workloads are storage-bound or VMware Cloud–based and running on AWS using local instance storage with VMware vSAN, leverage a disaggregated service that scales with large volumes of data.

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